Reflection in Learning: Tabletops & Beyond

Last Wednesday our HCI group had the opportunity to meet with the folks of CUO, the Centre for User Experience Research, at the Social Science department of our university for a little brainstorm session. I was asked to present a bit of my work with which I threw a few …

Open Badges & Motivation

Last time I mentioned how the students’ online presence helps both the students and the teachers keep track of their progress. By having them use Twitter, blogs and comments to report on their progress, we create an open system that helps awareness of the class activity for both teachers and students. Thanks …

Highly Recommended

In CHI we have a class of 26 students, split up in groups of 3(2), working very hard on their recommending application. They currently should be finished with the evaluation of their paper prototype and should have started on their first digital prototype. We ask them to blog about their …